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Farmer finds marijuana plants along edge of cornfield

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Grandpa dies, grandson hurt in Michigan helicopter crash

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Michigan Attorney General Schuette joins Republican race for governor

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Joke turns deadly for Mid-Michigan man - | WBTV Charlotte

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Farmer finds marijuana plants along edge of cornfield
Larkin Township — A mid-Michigan farmer has found about 69 marijuana plants growing along the edge of a cornfield on his property in Midland County. The Midland Daily News reports Tuesday that the 62-year-old Larkin Township farmer was cutting down corn when he came across the marijuana Saturday afternoon. The sheriff’s office says deputies pulled the marijuana plants and seized them for destruction   Read More ...
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Michigan farmer finds marijuana plants growing along edge of cornfield
Local officials are beginning to decide if they want medical marijuana businesses in their communities before the state starts giving out licenses next year. Wochit. LARKIN TOWNSHIP, Mich. — A mid-Michigan farmer has found about 69 marijuana plants growing along the edge of a cornfield on his property in Midland County. The Midland Daily News reports Tuesday that the 62-year-old Larkin Township farmer was cutting down corn when he came across the marijuana Saturday afternoon   Read More ...
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Detroit-area man convicted of murder in 1991 cold case
MIDLAND, Mich. — A jury has convicted a 52-year-old suburban Detroit man of second-degree murder and felony murder in the 1991 fatal beating of his ex-girlfriend's mother in Midland County. The eight-woman, four-man jury found Michael T. McIntyre guilty Tuesday in the slaying of 43-year-old Diana Ross at her Lee Township mobile home. The Midland Daily News reports McIntyre showed little emotion while the verdict was read   Read More ...
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Grandpa dies, grandson hurt in Michigan helicopter crash
LEE TOWNSHIP, Mich. — Authorities say a 76-year-old man has died and his 16-year-old grandson was injured after the helicopter they were riding in crashed in mid-Michigan. The Midland County sheriff's department says Paul Pangborn of Midland was piloting the helicopter on Sunday afternoon when it went down in a field in Lee Township, about 100 miles northwest of Detroit. The department says Pangborn was pronounced dead at a hospital   Read More ...
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Man dies, grandson hurt after Michigan helicopter crash
LEE TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Authorities say a 76-year-old man has died and his 16-year-old grandson was injured after the helicopter they were riding in crashed in mid-Michigan. The Midland County sheriff's department says Paul Pangborn of Midland was piloting the helicopter on Sunday afternoon when it went down in a field in Lee Township, about 100 miles (161 kilometers) northwest of Detroit   Read More ...
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Michigan Attorney General Schuette joins Republican race for governor
Buy Photo. MIDLAND — Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette officially joined the Republican race for Michigan governor Tuesday night, promising that if elected he would cut state income taxes, push Congress to repeal the Affordable Care Act, and bring the state more and better-paying jobs. "Michigan needs leaders who are laser-focused on jobs," Schuette said in a hall at the Midland County Fairgrounds   Read More ...
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Joke turns deadly for Mid-Michigan man - | WBTV Charlotte
MIDLAND COUNTY, MI (WNEM) - Authorities say what started out as a joke on a country road led to the death of a local man. It happened Thursday morning just after 2:30 a.m. on E. Freeland Road near Five Mile in Midland County's Mount Haley Township. Investigators told TV5 a Chevy pickup with at least three people inside pulled over so one of the occupants could relieve himself. When he   Read More ...
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Authorities: Woman kills father, self in Midland County
JEROME TOWNSHIP, Mich. - Authorities say a 28-year-old woman fatally shot her father at a home in Midland County before fleeing and fatally shooting herself. The Midland County sheriff's department says 67-year-old Rayton Dale Nies called authorities on Monday night from Jerome Township to say his daughter was threatening him with a gun. Sheriff's deputies found him with a gunshot wound to the chest. Law enforcement statewide was notified to   Read More ...
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Man's wife, daughters missing after wildfires break out in Tennessee
MIDLAND, MI (WNEM) - Historic wildfires continue to destroy homes and businesses in Tennessee, forcing thousands to evacuate and leave everything behind. The flames spread with little warning from the Great Smoky Mountains, tearing though the tourist towns of Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge. Heather Morey lives in Mid-Michigan now, but she used to work at Dollywood - a big tourist attraction in Gatlinburg. The area is caught in the middle   Read More ...
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Man's wife, daughters missing after wildfires break out in Tenne
MIDLAND, MI (WNEM) - Historic wildfires continue to destroy homes and businesses in Tennessee, forcing thousands to evacuate and leave everything behind. The flames spread with little warning from the Great Smoky Mountains, tearing though the tourist towns of Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge. Heather Morey lives in Mid-Michigan now, but she used to work at Dollywood - a big tourist attraction in Gatlinburg. The area is caught in the middle   Read More ...
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Man's wife, daughters missing after wildfires break out in Tenne - FOX5 Vegas - KVVU
MIDLAND, MI (WNEM) - Historic wildfires continue to destroy homes and businesses in Tennessee, forcing thousands to evacuate and leave everything behind. The flames spread with little warning from the Great Smoky Mountains, tearing though the tourist towns of Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge. Heather Morey lives in Mid-Michigan now, but she used to work at Dollywood - a big tourist attraction in Gatlinburg. The area is caught in the middle   Read More ...
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Man's wife, daughters missing after wildfires break out in Tenne
MIDLAND, MI (WNEM) - Historic wildfires continue to destroy homes and businesses in Tennessee, forcing thousands to evacuate and leave everything behind. The flames spread with little warning from the Great Smoky Mountains, tearing though the tourist towns of Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge. Heather Morey lives in Mid-Michigan now, but she used to work at Dollywood - a big tourist attraction in Gatlinburg. The area is caught in the middle   Read More ...
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Santas Go Back To School To Learn Tricks Of The Christmas Trade
MIDLAND, MICHIGAN (Reuters) - Randy Schneider has considered himself a professional Santa since 1999 when he found himself at a JCPenney store buying a beard and boots. Now, Schneider, 66, has a beard of his own. At the Charles W. Howard Santa Claus School in Midland, Michigan, some two hundred Santas and Mrs. Clauses came from across the United States, Canada, Denmark and Norway to learn wood toy-making, brush up   Read More ...
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The art of becoming Santa
MIDLAND, MICHIGAN Randy Schneider has considered himself a professional Santa since 1999 when he found himself at a JCPenney store buying a beard and boots. Now, Schneider, 66, has a beard of his own. At the Charles W. Howard Santa Claus School in Midland, Michigan, some two hundred Santas and Mrs. Clauses came from across the United States, Canada, Denmark and Norway to learn wood   Read More ...
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